Posts from February 2014

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Afraid of the Daily Task?

by firstlutheran

Afraid of the Daily Task? Read: Psalm 139:1-10 And I said, Oh, that I had wings like a dove! For then would I fly away and be at rest.  Psalm 55:6 Did you ever feel like running away…away from the burdensome tasks of the day, away from the monotonous grind of a drab routine, away […]

The Glory of the Father’s House

by firstlutheran

The Glory of the Father’s House Read: Revelation 21:1-27 And the city had no need of the sun,…for the glory of God did lighten it. Revelation 21:23 A little girl was walking with her father along a country road. The night was clear, and the child was enthralled by the splendor of the sky, all […]

Mercy

by firstlutheran

Mercy Read: St. Matthew 5:1-9 Jesus said, “Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful.” Over the arched doorway of a large hospital the following words are engraved in white stone so that all who enter may read and ponder: “Mercy is a room in our hearts for the misery of others.” Mercy is, as […]

The Purchased Life

by firstlutheran

The Purchased Life Read: St. John 10:27-29 “You are not on your own; you were bought with a price…” I Corinthians 6:19b-20a One of the greatest sources of strength for Christians is the knowledge that we belong to Christ. We are His possession, given to Him by His Father. In His high priestly prayer the […]